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Los Angeles Review of Books
Rusted Development: The Fight Against Corrosion Creep
Vladimir Nabokov, American Vagabond
Crisis on Earth-33!
Too Much Light
The Past Is Useless
Culture War: What Is It Good For?
A Ghoulish Glass Half-Full: Best Horror
Andrei Bitov, Russian Politics, and Postmodernism
Find this, Americans, and get it into your bones
What Can “Go Set a Watchman” Teach Us That “To Kill a Mockingbird” Cannot?
The Brutal Lyricism of Isaac Babel
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Photographer Spotlight: Alice Wielinga
Radio Hour: Karolina Waclawiak and Boris Dralyuk
On the Hoof, On the Barrel: “On Prime Cut”
The Cartoon Bodies of “Mad Max: Fury Road”
Neal Stephenson’s Ideal Forms
Sunshine and Noir: The Architecture of Peter Zumthor and the New Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Late L’Engle: The Wrinkles of Time, Redeemed
Taking the Waters in Desert Hot Springs
Don’t Settle: The Journalist in the Shadow of the Commercial Web
Selling Out the Newspaper Comic Strip
Hell is Other Producers: The Painful Reality of "UnREAL"
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Science Fiction Author John Scalzi
A 6,000-Mile Line
The Novel in Utopia
PODCAST #84: Jay Rubin
The Intervention Conversation: The Movement of Black Lives Matter
Three Questions for Luis Alberto Urrea Regarding his New Poetry Collection, “The Tijuana Book of the Dead”
Murder Is Revelatory
A Life in Waves
No Civil War Reenactments Were Injured in the Writing of This Novel
The End of Us: E.L. Doctorow’s Last Warning
A Love Letter to Los Angeles
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Jobs at LARB
PODCAST #47 Michael Krikorian, "Southside"
November 5th, 2013
Colin Marshall talks to
about the gangs of Los Angeles and his new novel,
PODCAST #46: Keenan Norris, "Brother and the Dancer"
PODCAST #45: Maria Bustillos, Cord Jefferson, and Ander Monson
PODCAST #44: Nick Antosca, "The Girlfriend Game"
PODCAST #43: Leslie Cockburn, "Baghdad Solitaire"
PODCAST #42: Gabe Durham, "Fun Camp"
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